Organized by Astronomical Community

UofT Earth Hour
Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Astronomers have discovered nearly 4000 planets beyond our Solar System, but for most of these exoplanets our knowledge is limited to their size and how far they orbit from their stars.

Explore the Night Sky Astronomy Course
Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

There’s an endless expanse of wonder right above us. Get a better understanding of it all from Randy Attwood, Executive Director of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada.

Lee Smolin
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Quantum physics is the golden child of modern science. It is the basis of our understanding of atoms, radiation, and so much else – from elementary particles and basic forces to the behaviour of materials.

Chasing Exoplanets
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Join us for a conversation about weird planets, the search for life in the universe, and how the language of science can help tell stories about human relationships.

Discover the Universe
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Full-day workshop hosted by the Dunlap Institute at the University of Toronto
Welsh Poster 2019
Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Prof. Anny Cazenave: Climate Change, Ocean Warming, Land Ice Melt and Sea Level Rise
Prof. Donna Strickland: Generating High-Intensity Ultrashort Optical Pulses
Sensing Hidden Signals with Pulsars
Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Pulsars, born after the splendid explosion of massive stars, are the most compact objects in the visible universe. Sitting on Earth, we receive regular pulses of light from pulsars.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 9:00pm to 10:30pm

Explore the universe with members of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada. Telescopes will be set up to provide amazing views of the Moon, the planets and more!

Laboni Islam
Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Join poet Laboni Islam for a special tour of The Moon: A Voyage Through Time, an exhibition that looks at the moon through the lens of art, science, and spirituality.